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  1. K's goalie excited by 1st shot at playoffsRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Fort Wayne News-Sentinel

    ... and Ben Meisner is the one left standing between the pipes. They've pinned their hopes to the 23-year-old native of Halifax, Nova Scotia, heading into the first-round playoff series against the defending-champion Reading Royals that begins tonight ...

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  2. Halifax airport gives boost to province's up-and-coming entrepreneursRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | Weyburn Review

    A new program at Halifax Stanfield International Airport will give local entrepreneurs a chance to put their wares in front of the travelling public.

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  3. Air Canada E190 near Ottawa on Apr 3rd 2014, numerous spoiler warningsRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | AVHerald

    An Air Canada Embraer ERJ-190, registration C-FMZW performing flight AC-167 from Halifax,NS to Ottawa,ON with 102 people on board, was descending towards Ottawa when the crew received multiple EICAS messages related to the spoilers.

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  4. HMCS Chicoutimi gets water-tight test off Victoria as sub begins sea trialsRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Canada.com

    ... sub almost 10 years earlier. (CFAX) HMCS Chicoutimi rests on the syncrolift after being removed from the harbour in Halifax, N.S. on Saturday, Nov. 5, 2006. HMCS Chicoutimi is conducting controlled dives in waters near Victoria, submerging for the ...

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  5. ENTREVESTOR: Biotech gets well-deserved boostsRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | The Chronicle Herald

    After 14 years in startup wilderness, Halifax biotech company Immunovaccine and its chief operating officer Dr. Marc Mansour are exactly where they need to be.

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  6. So What: Local News, Notes & LinksRead the original story

    Friday Mar 21 | St. Louis Jazz Notes

    ... Drummer Dave Weckl will take off in May to the Great White North, where he'll do a series of daylong drum clinics in Halifax, Nova Scotia; Laval, Quebec; Toronto, Ontario; Edmonton, Alberta; and Vancouver, British Columbia. * Two local music ...

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  7. Nova Scotia ends tax break agreement with Imperial OilRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | CBC News

    The Imperial Oil refinery is seen in Dartmouth, N.S. on Thursday, May 17, 2012. The Nova Scotia government plans to end a tax break agreement with Imperial Oil because it no longer operates a refinery in Halifax.

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  8. Improve monitoring, say Taavel supporters on 2nd anniversary of his deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Chronicle Herald

    Photos of Raymond Taavel are taped to the front windows of the Menz Bar on Gottingen St. in April 2012, during a vigil held at the location where the Halifax man was murdered in the early hours on Tuesday morning.

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  9. K's goalie excited by 1st shot at playoffsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Journal Gazette

    ... and Ben Meisner is the one left standing between the pipes. They've pinned their hopes to the 23-year-old native of Halifax, Nova Scotia, heading into the first-round playoff series against the defending-champion Reading Royals that begins tonight ...

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  10. Medal of Bravery nomination deadline approachingRead the original story

    Wednesday | The News

    ... should be sent to: Provincial Secretary, Medal of Bravery, Department of Justice, 4th floor, 5151 Terminal Rd., Halifax, N.S., B3J 2L6. For more information, contact Nadia Gardin at 902-424-5941, email medalofbravery@gov.ns.ca or visit ...

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  11. School board exec moves to airport roleRead the original story

    Wednesday | The Chronicle Herald

    Halifax regional school board's director of human resources has been appointed vice-president of human resources for the Halifax International Airport Authority.

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  12. COUNTERPOINT: New library will honour the fallenRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Chronicle Herald

    ... civic issue and reminded us never to forget the debt we owe to those who came before us. Looking at the new Halifax Central Library, it is quite natural to wonder about how we are honouring the memorial spirit of the old library. The exterior design ...

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  13. P.E.I. joins study of stress in cancer patientsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Guardian

    ... for distress. The project will focus on the Cape Breton Cancer Centre, the Capital Health Cancer Care Program in Halifax, the Prince Edward Island Cancer Treatment Centre and satellite clinic, and Newfoundland and Labrador's Cancer Care Program. ...

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  14. Ottawa lowballs lab paymentRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Brandon Sun

    ... for PILT payments at unreasonably low levels. In 2012, the nation's highest court ruled in favour of the City of Halifax in a dispute over PILT payments flowing from Citadel Hill, a prominent park in the Nova Scotia capital. Ottawa claimed the land ...

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  15. App could slash wait times for knee, hip replacementsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Chronicle Herald

    ... system's load gets a little lighter. Patients travel, on average, 180 kilometres and then wait three to four in the Halifax orthopedic clinic, Dunbar said. Usually, they spend about three or four minutes with the surgeon. The app would free up more ...

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  16. Richard Jia making most of his Canadian experienceRead the original story

    Wednesday | Truro Daily News

    ... in the province of Shan Xi. He is attending Grade 11 at South Colchester Academy SCA). His home city is larger than Halifax and approximately one hour south of Beijing. He's able to be in regular contact with his parents by the Chinese equivalent of ...

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  17. Cubresa Announces New Compact SPECT Scanner for Preclinical Imaging...Read the original story

    Wednesday | PRWeb

    ... the utility of existing systems. Cubresa's first system has been selected by the IWK Health Centre located in Halifax, Nova Scotia Canada. "As an imaging research facility with a mandate to translate medical advances from the lab to the clinic, ...

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  18. Give yourself time, Clara Hughes saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Chronicle Herald

    ... difficulties. It's the social stigma stubbornly attached to mental illness that's the real problem, an audience in Halifax heard Tuesday night, not the temporary or longer-term condition being managed by an individual. The former Olympic athlete and ...

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  19. Nova Scotia: - Never give up'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Nova News Now

    ... Event put on by the Mental Health Foundation of Nova Scotia on Tuesday night. A wind-burnt Clara Hughes rode into Halifax from Truro on Tuesday - a 106 kilometre jaunt she said was no easy feat thanks to the strong breeze she faced as part of ...

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  20. Announcing the 6th Canadian Science Policy ConferenceRead the original story

    Wednesday | Sys-Con Media

    ... -- The 6th Canadian Science Policy Conference (CSPC) will be held at the World Trade and Conference Centre in Halifax, Nova Scotia from October 15 to 17, 2014. This will be the first CSPC in Atlantic Canada and the forum hopes to integrate issues ...

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